Very few artists have experienced as much success during their lifetime as Paul McCartney has. The seventy-four year old has been through a lot throughout his life, most of which has been spent in the public eye of the entertainment industry. From his early years as a teenager in a local rock band, through the craziness of Beatlemania, to launching his own career path, Sir Paul could probably spend weeks sharing stories from the "Long and Winding Road" of his career that are worth telling.
Always one who is willing to work, Paul still tours regularly, and will be co-headlining one of the most marketable music festivals in recent memory with fellow classic rockers and British invaders this fall at Desert Trip. Before fans flock to southern California for the two-weekend musical event, let’s take a step back and look at five of Paul’s most career-defining moments.